Miriam Altshuler ***SOLD OUT***

Miriam Altshuler began her career at Russell & Volkening and in 1994 established her own agency, which she ran for twenty-one years until she joined DeFiore in early 2016. She focuses primarily on literary and commercial fiction and narrative nonfiction. Novelists she represents include Elizabeth Rosner, Maya Lang, Alice Lichtenstein, Jill Santopolo, Jennifer Murphy, and […]

Amelia Atlas *Just Added!*

Amelia Atlas is a literary agent at ICM Partners, where she represents both fiction and nonfiction, with a particular interest in literary fiction and narrative nonfiction in the areas of history, current affairs, biography, science, investigative journalism, and cultural criticism – think “idea” books that still have a great sense of narrative and story. In […]

Lane Shefter Bishop ***SOLD OUT***

Lane Shefter Bishop is a multi-award winning producer/director who has received numerous accolades for her work including an EMMY, six Telly Awards, a Videographer Award, three Communicator Awards, a Sherril C. Corwin Award, an Aurora Award, a Davey Award, a New York Festivals Award and the DGA Fellowship Award for Episodic Television. Currently Ms. Bishop […]

Michelle Brower *Just Added!*

Michelle Brower began her career in publishing in 2004 while studying for her Master’s degree in English Literature at New York University. During that time, she worked with the agents Wendy Sherman and Joelle Delbourgo. After graduating, she became an agent at Wendy Sherman Associates where she began representing books in a variety of areas […]

Ayanna Coleman ***SOLD OUT***

Ayanna Coleman founded Quill Shift Literary Agency in 2013. With an educational background in marketing and English, Ayanna has worked within the publishing industry at publishing houses, literary agencies, as a book reviewer, programming and event director, and many years as a children’s librarian. As a child, and later as a librarian, Ayanna noticed that […]

Ann Collette ***SOLD OUT***

Ann Collette was a freelance writer and editor for over fifteen years before joining the Rees Literary Agency in 2000. Her list includes books by New York Times bestselling author B. A. Shapiro, Edgar Nominee Ashley Weaver, Oprah’s  “Unputdownable Mysteries” author Mark Pryor, Anthony Nominee Vicki Lane, RT Award Nominees Clay and Susan Griffith, Steven […]

Lucy Cleland ***SOLD OUT***

Lucy Cleland joined the Kneerim & Williams agency in 2013, where she has worked with new and established authors on projects ranging from groundbreaking “big idea” nonfiction to literary fiction and memoir. A Southern transplant to Boston, Lucy graduated magna cum laude from Wellesley College, where she studied English and studio art. Previously she interned […]

Chris Clemans

Chris Clemans is an agent at The Clegg Agency. He received his BA in English from Duke University, where he also minored in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics. After a short stint in journalism, he began his career in publishing at William Morris Endeavor, and has worked closely with award-winning writers such as Rivka Galchen, Lauren […]

Marisa Corvisiero

Marisa A. Corvisiero is the founder of the Corvisiero Literary Agency and our Senior Literary Agent. During the few years prior to starting her own agency, Marisa worked with the L. Perkins Agency, where she learned invaluable lessons and made a name for herself in the industry. She is also a Literary Consultant, Speaker, Author […]

Kerry D’Agostino ***SOLD OUT***

Kerry D’Agostino is a literary agent at Curtis Brown, Ltd. She received her bachelor’s degree in English from Bowdoin College, her masters in Art in Education from Harvard Graduate School of Education, and her certificate in publishing from the Columbia Journalism School. Shortly after graduating from Columbia, she started at Curtis Brown as assistant to […]